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UPDATE: 2 dead in Faulkner Co. murder-suicide

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FAULKNER COUNTY (KATV) -

The Faulkner County Sheriff's Office says two people are dead in what they are investigating as a murder-suicide.

Sheriff's deputies were called to 235 Highway 36 around 10:00 Monday morning.

When they arrived on the scene, they found 50-year-old Kevin Battle dead, and 32-year-old Stephanie Hermes with a gunshot wound to her head.

Hermes was taken by Med Flight to UAMS but she later died of her injuries. 

Investigators were told the two were in a previous relationship.

We will update as more information becomes available.